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House Proceeding on Mar 11th, 2009 :: 1:11:50 to 1:12:55
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Brian Baird

1:11:46 to 1:12:07( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: lasting partnership between the federal government, private landowners and local conservation groups for generations to come. i urge passage of this legislation. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman yields back the balance of his time. the gentleman from washington. mr. hastings: mr. speaker, could i inquire of my friend from west virginia how many speakers he has? mr. rahall: if will the gentleman yield.

Brian Baird

1:11:50 to 1:12:55( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Brian Baird

Brian Baird

1:12:08 to 1:12:28( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: i have four speakers and it's my intention to conclude the deba mr. hastings: i reserve my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from west virginia. mr. rahall: i yield to the gentleman from washington, mr. barrett. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. barrett: this contains four ocean bills, including the acidification research map.

Brian Baird

1:12:29 to 1:12:49( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: it deals with one of the grave threats of carbon buildup in the atmosphere and the oceans. 25% of the carbon that's emitted is dissolved in the ocean. that makes it more acidic. more acidic water makes it hard for shellfish. that goes from plankton, crash fish,est. it's a grave threat to the

Brian Baird

1:12:50 to 1:12:56( Edit History Discussion )

Brian Baird: nation and to the environment of the planet. and this bill has major step forward in addressing this critical need.

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